Sustainable Development & Security


 
 
Our Sustainable Development, Sustainable Security Programs:


Security, Rights & Development Roundtable

A sustained dialogue begun in 1997 as the Human Rights & Business Roundtable, the Security, Rights & Development Roundtable promotes understanding between actors operating in conflict-prone environments to increase collaboration to promote the rule of law and open societies. The Roundtable model allows actors from different sectors the opportunity to build the trust and relationships needed for collaboration. Read More...


Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights

Through partnerships, FFP supports Voluntary Principles implementation by companies. Working with both oil/gas and mining companies, we have helped draft human rights policies, created assessment capabilities related to security and human rights, undertaken conflict and human rights assessments, and developed human rights and Voluntary Principles training materials. Read More...


Better Business for Better Communities

FFP has developed a suite of tools to help companies operate in the most sensitive environments. By turning challenges into opportunities, companies can become known as a good neighbor in the communities where they operate and a preferred investor or supplier. Read More...


Private Security Companies

FFP seeks to promote better oversight and accountability of private security contractors in complex environments. By engaging with government, NGOs, the private sector, and local communities, FFP seeks to better facilitate understanding of and adherence to the International Code of Conduct for Private Security among all stakeholders, particularly within the rubric of the Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights. Read More...